Northside Hospital RN, General Medical Unit in Atlanta, Georgia

RN, General Medical Unit

  • Facility:Northside Hospital Atlanta

  • Job ID:83659

  • Job Category:RN-Acute Care

  • Employment Type:Full - Time

  • Shift:

  • Department:787A MED/SURG OVERFLOW

  • Location:Atlanta, GA

  • Education Required:Associates Degree

  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

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Find your extraordinary side.

Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.

With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and morethan 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.

Consider the numbers:

  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider

  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually

  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.

Learn more about our expansion, full range of medical services, and our extraordinary careeropportunities atwww.northside.com.

Facility Overview:

Northside HospitalDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates mostwith our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" byconsumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.

Service Area Overview:

Extraordinary acute care servicesThe Acute Care Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services that help our patients get back to their daily lives.Recognizing that each patient’s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care, our unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses personal attention. Thisapproach unifies our team, connects our efforts, and has resulted in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results.The Acute Care Unit participates in nursing education by providing internships for students and in patient care development by supporting clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians.Are you ready to work alongside the best?Then see the difference an extraordinary setting can make.As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding med/surg careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description:

Our Pneumonia certified General Medicine unit will offer the opportunity to work with a variety of patients, including: Sickle Cell, Chronic Pain, CHF, COPD, Diabetes, Psych, Pneumonia and patients on heparin and insulin drips. You can also have the opportunity to advance your skill set and learn peritoneal dialysis. You will be working within a healthcare team of many Medical/Surgical certified and Geriatric certified RNs. Northside supports and encourages your continuing education goals! If you are looking for variety and constant challenge, please consider our General Medicine Team!

Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment.

Position Requirements:

Required: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. A minimum of one year of recent, acute care nursing exp. is required. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Yes

Work Hours:

7a-7p

Weekend Requirements:

Yes

On-Call Requirements:

No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY?Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

RP Code:FA0

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..